A Bit of Give and Take
- The Change Brokers. Arana-Barradas, Louis A. // Airman;May2001, Vol. 45 Issue 5, p21
Describes the military relations between Chile and the United States (U.S.). Role of Lieutenant Colonel Dana Willis as the Air Force section chief for the U.S. Military Group in Santiago; Task of the U.S. military in Chile; History of the military relations between the U.S. and Chile.
- the POWER of FREEDOM. Roberts, Chuck // Airman;Dec2003, Vol. 47 Issue 12, p18
Reports on the U.S. Air Force's joint coalition forces for the second time in 12 years to defeat the regime of Iraq president Saddam Hussein. Operations of the U.S. airmen out of Baghdad International Airport and other in-theater locations to support coalition operations and rebuild Iraq; Aid...
- Chilean F-16 Contract Finalized. Rivers, Brendan P. // Journal of Electronic Defense;Jul2003, Vol. 26 Issue 7, p19
Reports on Lockheed Martin Corp.'s contract with the U.S. Air Force to build F-16 Block 50+ aircraft for the Chilean Air Force. Terms of the deal; U.S. Foreign Military Sales program; Electronic warfare system to be equipped with F-16.
- Chile To Buy Block II HARPOON Missiles. // Defense Daily;9/29/2006, p7
The article discusses the plan of Chile to buy HARPOON Block II missiles. The U.S. Defense Security Cooperation Agency notified the U.S. Congress yesterday of a possible foreign military sale to Chile of 20 RGM-84L HARPOON Block II missiles as well as associated equipment and services. The prime...
- Patient Partners. Kinkade, Mark // Airman;Nov2002, Vol. 46 Issue 11, p2
Relates experiences of the U.S. Air Force working with Japanese counterparts in Misawa Airbase, Japan. Adjustments in Asian and Western cultures in the Misawa base, Japan; Japan's strategic position in the Pacific region; U.S. presence and mission in Misawa. INSET: Misawa anchors Japan's defense.
- Special ops a success in the Philippines. Farris, Michael // Airman;Nov2002, Vol. 46 Issue 11, p16
Reports on the success of the U.S. Air Force tour, `Operation Enduring Freedom-Philippines'. Objective of the mission in the Philippines; Crash of an Army Chinook helicopter resulting in the death of U.S. soldiers; Role in the rescue of U.S. missionaries kidnapped by the Abu Sayyaf terrorists.
- USAF Aids South Viet-nam. Lawrence, Robert de T. // Airman;Summer2005, Vol. 49 Issue 6, p17
The article presents a reprint of the article "USAF aids South Viet-nam," story and photographs by Robert de T. Lawrence, which appeared in the August 1962 issue of the "Airman". The article focus on the struggle for South Vietnam to keep its independence. The U.S. Air Force supports Vietnam by...
- Moseley: Despite Enduring Activity, No Need To Beddown Aircraft In Middle East. // Defense Daily International;11/30/2007, Vol. 8 Issue 46, p5
The article reports on a statement issued by U.S. Chief of Staff General Michael Moseley in 2007 that the Air Force has no plans to permanently assign aircraft to the Middle East. Moseley made the announcement despite the service's large and enduring presence in the Middle East and Near East and...
- World Naval Developments. Friedman, Norman // U.S. Naval Institute Proceedings;May99, Vol. 125 Issue 5, p100
Focuses on international naval developments as of May 1999. Loss of an F-117A stealth fighter by the United States Air Force during attacks in Kosovo and Serbia; China's protest to the United States' development of a antimissile weapons.